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Brasada Ranch follows green-building craze Resort plans to continue energy-efficient development By Rachael Scarborough King / The BulletinPublished: April 30. 2007 5:00AM PST POWELL BUTTE – With its red paint and wide beams, the sales building at Crook County destination resort Brasada Ranch looks like a carefully renovated, decades-old barn. “We had some of the … Continue reading

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Prineville sets goals for development City’s new comprehensive plan emphasizes mixed-use projects By Rachael Scarborough King / The BulletinPublished: April 24. 2007 5:00AM PST PRINEVILLE – The ideal neighborhood in the Prineville of the future should have homes, shops, parks, schools and jobs within walking distance, preserving the city’s “small-town feel” even as it continues … Continue reading

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High Desert teems with fossils

Area’s fertile ground has recently yielded important relics from the dinosaur age By Rachael Scarborough King / The Bulletin Published: April 22. 2007 5:00AM PST MITCHELL – Digging her toes into the steep, slippery side of a sagebrush- and wildflower-covered hill, Ellen Morris Bishop peered at a stream of loose rocks. Picking up a yellowish, … Continue reading